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Mary Ward Connor Jones

December 15, 1958 — March 29, 2024

Bolivar, Tennessee

Mary Ward Connor Jones passed away on March 29, 2024, in Selmer, Tennessee. She was born on December 15, 1958, in Memphis, Tennessee and lived in Mississippi prior to moving to this area when she was 5 years old.  Mary was a dedicated individual who touched the lives of many through her various roles throughout her life.

Mary's professional journey led her to work as a supervisor for Maytag and later as a house cleaner. Her strong work ethic and attention to detail were evident in all that she did. She also pursued education and received her teaching certification from UT Martin, showcasing her commitment to continuous learning.

Aside from her work life, Mary was known for her vibrant personality. She had a great love for life and an infectious laugh that could light up any room. Her hobbies included frequent trips to Gatlinburg, TN, where she found solace and joy.

Mary is predeceased by her parents Alfred & Elizabeth Kirk Connor as well as her paternal grandparents Charles Tipton Connor and Mary Josephine Dunnaway Connor, and maternal grandparents John Kirk Sr. and Allie Ward LeSuer Kirk. She is also preceded in death by her brother-in-law Terry Wiggins.

She is survived by her sister, Dorris Marie Connor Wiggins of Whiteville, several cousins, and many friends who will cherish her memory forever.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions in her name be sent to Parrans Chapel Baptist Church.
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Visitation

Thursday, April 4, 2024

11:00am - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Parrans Chapel Baptist Church

9390 Old Highway 64, Bolivar, TN 38008

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Funeral Service

Thursday, April 4, 2024

1:00 - 1:45 pm (Central time)

Parrans Chapel Baptist Church

9390 Old Highway 64, Bolivar, TN 38008

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